Learning Support Assistant
September 2020 Start
Do you want to work in one of the top non-selective schools in the country for progress
nationally, equipping students for success in both further study and future employment?
36 hours per week
Monday – Friday
Term Time plus 2 weeks
Salary Point 4-6: £18, 579 – £19,255 pro-rated (£21,210 - £21,981 FTE)
We are seeking to appoint a Learning Support Assistant to work with some of our
students who have learning needs. The students concerned may have learning difficulties due to medical needs or specific learning difficulties. They will need support in class and with activities to help them meet their full potential. They will need someone who can help to build their self-esteem and confidence as well as helping them to progress.
You should be:
- Enthusiastic, resourceful and understanding, with a positive outlook. The ability
to relate to young people is essential.
- Able to deliver support programmes in 1:1 or small group situations.
- Able to deliver and develop support strategies for students with specific needs.
- Able to work in a team sharing good practices and developing resources and
If shortlisted, candidates will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy test.
Candidates successful in this will be brought forward to interview.
This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a thriving school and make a major
contribution to the schools continued success. Working as a Learning Support Assistant can amass a wealth of knowledge and experience that is beneficial to those wishing to pursue a career in teaching.
Further details and an application form are available by contacting the school, or can be
downloaded from our school website.
Visits are warmly welcomed - please contact the HR Officer by email.
Interviews: Applications will be reviewed upon receipt. We reserve the right to close
the position once a suitable applicant is appointed. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.